UWA students at College of Architecture, Lucknow

Canberra's architects unite three nations

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

 While climate change and free trade agreements grabbed the G20 headlines, a UWA academic is delighted with a lesser item on the Indian Prime Minister's agenda.

Some of the UWA delegation in China

Deans woo students from China

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

A high-powered delegation of UWA Deans and Executives took a whirlwind trip to China recently, resulting in fruitful agreements on innovative double-badged degrees.

ANZAC Cove

ANZAC commemorations won't stop in April

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

The last weekend in April next year will - rightly - be awash with ANZAC commemorations, events and celebrations.

Professor Len Collard with Jade Lampton

Biggest cohort of Indigenous graduates

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Highly-educated Indigenous men and women are on the move, with a  huge increase in the number of Indigenous students graduating from UWA.

Ryan with his medals

Are Masters getting younger?

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

At the tender age of 22, Ryan Whiddett, a client services assistant in the Careers Centre, competes in the Masters competition of his chosen sport, swimming.

Members of the Giovanni consort

Rock on Giovanni -- you CAN get what you want

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

It may seem a tenuous link but the University was proudly represented on stage at the two recent Rolling Stones concerts at Perth Arena.

Chinese flag

China approves new business partnership with UWA

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Some of China's brightest students will soon be studying at the Business School, thanks to a new agreement between UWA and Shandong University, Weihai.

image of the sun

How to prevent skin cancer -- from the heart

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Skin cancer? ‘It won't happen to me' is the common response...as it was by Clinton Heal, an otherwise healthy fit young man who has been living with Melanoma since 2005.

Stan at work as an engineer

Why do people give?

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Fred Chaney, Annie Fogarty and Andrew and Nicola Forrest all believe that education is the great empowerer.

Grant Malcolm as Cinderella's ugly sister in GRADS' last pantomime

"Look out -- behind you!"

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Christmas traditions come in every guise: music, food, decorations, trees, crackers, gifts....and pantomime.